Because it's sizing down from your typical pants size, not natural waist size. I hear it's better now, but when I bought my NSes years ago I had to get 29s while I was wearing 32 in Levi's. You typically don't expect vanity sizing to that extent so newbies are usually wary when starting with APCs.
New condition. Tried on, never worn. Comes with box. $190 + shipping.
People usually recommend sizing down .5-1 from your normal size for Red Wings. Selling this for a friend that ordered the wrong size.
I grabbed one in olive and i love it. they usually release some variation of them every f/wGot some M slim OCBDs in...anyone notice the seam at the tip of the shoulder is a bit thick? mine sticks out the fit is perfect though...